Thursday 22 December 2011

Thank You

It is coming to that time of year again when we have to write thank you cards for any number of reasons, it could be for a wonderful present, for hosting the Christmas day lunch, or just for helping out at a busy and stressful time of year.

Since the challenge this month over at Get Funky is to create a thank you card I thought I would make a head start. I decided to use their Funky Freebie as the colours were so nice and bright and it made a nice change from Chirstmas colours.

Supplies Used:
Pale blue cardstock
Purple cardstock
Funky Hand - Funky Freebie
Pink Petticoat backing paper - Swirls & Curls
Ribbon - from my own stash

To create my ruffled ribbon, I sewed a long gathering stitch down the middle and pulled either ends of the thread to create my ruffle.

I am sure I will have a few more thank you cards to make over the next month so I will show you what else I have created.



  1. Gillian, this really is a beautiful Thank You card. You have used the Funky Freebie in a great way. Thanks for joining in with the Get Funky Challenge this month.
    Anice xx

  2. hiyah Gilly!
    wow hun this looks awesome, i love the ruffled ribbon and the way you used the freebie to add the thankyou down the edge is gorgeous.
    Thankyou for joining us over on get funky this month
    hugs Lou xxxx

  3. Hi Gillian

    What a fabulous way to use Anice's free paper this month.

    Love how you have used the letters and that scrummy ruffled ribbon. Beautiful!!

    Thank you for sharing with Get Funky!

    Love Jules xx

  4. very pretty card
    thanks for joining us at Get Funky

  5. A great way to use the free paper, it's lovely. Thank you for sharing it with us at Get Funky! challebge blog.

  6. This is a pretty card with the ribbon and it goes well with the freebie letters

  7. Gorgeous card! Love that ruffle! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at Get Funky - I hope you can join us in our new challenge too!


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